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Martha Rebecca Wonder Bamford
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Birth: Oct. 28, 1837
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 20, 1923
Junction City
Lane County
Oregon, USA

An "Angel of the Battlefield". Veteran of the Civil War where she served as a Union Army nurse. Martha was the daughter of Benjamin and Sophia Wonder. She is buried next to her husband John who served in the 8th Missouri Infantry. They had four children.
Obituary: Eugene Guard 2/23/1923
Died at the home of her daughter Mrs. Sherman Keck on Tuesday, Mrs. Morella Rebekah Bamford, aged 85 years 3 months and 22 days. Mrs. Bamford leaves besides her husband one daughter Mrs. Sherman Keck of Junction, one son Bum Bamford of Ceres, Cal., several grandchildren besides a large circle of friends. Funeral services were being held today at 1:30 PM at Miller's Chapel conducted by H.J. Bass. Internment in the IOOF Cemetery, west of Junction. The relatives have the sympathy of the entire community. 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin D Wonder (1800 - 1884)
  Sophia Swallo Wonder (1805 - 1863)
 
 Spouse:
  John C. Bamford (1836 - 1923)*
 
 Siblings:
  Gideon Wonder (1824 - 1918)*
  William E Wonder (1827 - 1894)*
  Joseph L Wonder (1835 - 1876)*
  Martha Rebecca Wonder Bamford (1837 - 1923)
  Benjamin Franklin Wonder (1841 - 1898)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rest Lawn Memorial Park
Junction City
Lane County
Oregon, USA
 
Created by: Randy Fletcher
Record added: Jul 07, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20335063
Martha Rebecca <i>Wonder</i> Bamford
Added by: Randy Fletcher
 
 
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- Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War
 Added: Jul. 7, 2007
 
 
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